Thomas Cook to expanding its worldwide route network with partnerships The airline has signed interline deals with Liat and airBaltic. With Lait, new destinations include Dominica, Guyana, St. Kitts & Nevis, Casties/St. Lucia and St. Vincent & the Grenadines. airBaltic offers journeys to Tallinn in Estonia and Riga in Latvia. Read more.
Scottish spirits company Edrington appointed Scott McCroskie as new CEO This comes as current CEO Ian Curle announces that he will retire in March 2019 after 15 years in the role. McCroskie is currently a member of Edrington's board and managing director, and has over 20 years of experience in the industry. Read more.
Serruya Private Equity and Lion Capital acquire Global Franchise Group The company owns Great American Cookies, Round Table Pizza and other retail food brands. It oversees about 1,500 franchised and corporate locations, mostly in North America, Latin America and Asia. Read more.